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Mar 30, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Enacted — Signed by the President on Jul 1, 2009
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on July 1, 2009.
Representative for California's 7th congressional district
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Last Updated: Aug 24, 2010
Length: 24 pages
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The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.
Passed Senate with Changes
The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.
House Agreed to Changes
The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.
Enacted — Signed by the President
The President signed the bill and it became law.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1777”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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|quote=To make technical corrections to the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes.